& Reviewed by Vinny Mainolfi
Hopefully you will have seen and played the first
incarnation of this arcade adventure game,
Trap Door, where
you take on the role of Berk the Servant, who has to
carry out all of his Master's (AKA 'The Thing Upstairs')
requests in order to complete the game. Through the Trap
Door is much of the same and at times it's hard to
distinguish between the two games; but that aside, it's
still a fun game to play. Unfortunately, ZZAP! 64
magazine found the game far too frustrating and only
scored it 44%!
The final task is
...and Berk flies
through the air...
...with the greatest
"Get up Berk!"
"Phew. He's still
HOW WAS IT COMPLETED?:
Like the original game,
I honestly can't remember completing this game as it has
been in the
offline archive for a long time! I'm sure I used a
SO WHAT HAPPENS?:
Once Berk has completed the final task, the screen
flashes and then Berk is shown falling through the air
followed by his two friends. Berk finally hits the
ground and the words "HOME SWEET HOME" appear,
along with a small ditty.